Vaillac tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Rocamadour at 16 km from Vaillac

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Vaillac is situated in the Lot department and Occitanie region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Vaillac in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Rocamadour at 16 km and Sanctuary of Rocamadour at 16 km.

Vaillac, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Rocamadour

Rocamadour

at 16 km (direction north-east)

One of the most visited destinations in France, Rocamadour is both an important pilgrimage...

See Rocamadour guide
Sanctuary of Rocamadour

Sanctuary of Rocamadour

Church at 16 km (direction north-east)

The Sanctuary in Rocamadour is a historic pilgrimage site...

See Sanctuary of Rocamadour guide
Chemin de Croix at Rocamadour

Chemin de Croix at Rocamadour

at 16 km (direction north-east)

The Chemin de Croix at Rocamadour follwos a path through the woods from the...

See Chemin de Croix at Rocamadour guide
Gramat

Gramat

at 19 km (direction east-north-east)

Gramat is a pleasant town to visit, and your children will enjoy the popular...

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Gourdon (Lot)

Gourdon (Lot)

at 20 km (direction north-west)

The golden stone used to build much of the town of Gourdon brings much...

See Gourdon (Lot) guide
Cabrerets

Cabrerets

at 21 km (direction south-east)

Cabrerets is a pretty village on the Célé river best known for the Grotte...

See Cabrerets guide
Chateau de Fenelon

Chateau de Fenelon

Castle at 24 km (direction north-west), in the Dordogne department

The chateau de Fenelon is half medieval and half renaissance, and sited in an...

See Chateau de Fenelon guide
Souillac

Souillac

at 26 km (direction north-north-west)

The town of Souillac is enjoyable to explore, and well placed to explore the...

See Souillac guide
Saint-Cirq-Lapopie

Saint-Cirq-Lapopie

Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction south-south-east)

Saint-Cirq-Lapopie is certainly among the most beautiful villages in France, with its riverside setting...

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Cahors gardens

Cahors gardens

Garden at 26 km (direction south-south-west)

The secret gardens of Cahors are charming and following the garden route is a...

See Cahors gardens guide
Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne

Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne

Cathedral at 26 km (direction south-south-west)

The cathedral of Saint-Etienne in Cahors is an unusual 12th century cathedral which has...

See Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne guide
Cahors

Cahors

at 26 km (direction south-south-west)

Best known for the famous Pont Valentre bridge, Cahors is a lively town which...

See Cahors guide
Marminiac

Marminiac

at 27 km (direction west)

Marminiac is a small village with a church, traditional market hall and a tower...

See Marminiac guide
Pont Valentré

Pont Valentré

Bridge at 27 km (direction south-south-west)

Pont Valentré in Cahors is an impressive fortified bridge from the middle ages...

See Pont Valentré guide

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Markets in and near Vaillac

  • Catus: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (20km)
  • Cazals: market Sunday (24km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (25km)
  • Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Domme: market Thursday (29km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Prayssac: market Friday (33km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (34km)

More information about Vaillac, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Vaillac, France

What to do at Vaillac? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Vaillac.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (20km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (25km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (32km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (34km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (43km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (16km)
 
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Geography and distances

Vaillac is in the south of France at 26 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Vaillac is 469 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vaillac

Canton: Labastide-Murat

Arrondissement: Gourdon

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46240

Distance to Vaillac

from Cahors (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 469 km

from Calais: 698 km

from Nice: 470 km

from Bordeaux: 167 km

from Strasbourg: 643 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Vaillac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumat, Frayssinet, Ginouillac, Labastide-Murat, Montfaucon, Saint-Chamarand, Saint-Cirq-Souillaguet, Seniergues, Soucirac and Soulomes.

This page in French: Visiter Vaillac